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posted by on social media marketing, Twitter

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Are you just getting started with   Twitter?   Wondering what  to do there?  You’re  not alone! Every day I  get questions and puzzled looks   when I mention it.  The feeling “I don’t get it” still looms large for many. That’s OK;  Twitter has a language and rules all its’ own, and takes time […]

posted by on FaceBook, Google+, Opinions, Social Media

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  When I heard Google+ was coming out with a social network to rival Facebook, I pretty much brushed if off as yet another attempt unlikely to dethrone the King and Master of Social Networking. After all, I reasoned, unless Facebook really screwed up – resulting in a mass exodus – or went under, why […]

posted by on Online Reputation Management, Opinions, People, Social Media

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I remember a few years ago when my local newspaper went online.  At the time, I wondered why anyone would give up sitting in a comfy chair reading a paper to sit in front of a desktop computer to read.  Even now, as much as I love and embrace my laptop and smartphone, I still […]

posted by on Opinions, People, Relationships, Social Media

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What a loaded question that has become! It’s one that came up for me recently when someone declared to me, very adamantly, that you cannot. When I ask people what they get out of their social media, the answers usually go something like this: “I have reconnected with people I haven’t seen in years, and […]

posted by on People, Relationships

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They’re hazy, for the most part – the watercolor memories I have of my Dad. A few details stand out: He was of average height, sallow skin tone, moderately pitched voice and a handsomely chiseled face. From my earliest memories, he had curvature of the spine. I even remember wondering how all the other Dads […]